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Yr 11 Exam Preparation

Welcome to the dedicated Year 11 exam preparation page!

We are aiming for this to be the go to place for Year 11 students preparing for their GCSEs. You will find some helpful revision tips, links to useful websites and the mock exam timetable. 

If at any time in the lead up to your exams or during the exams you feel like things are getting on top of you and you need some extra support, please don't suffer in silence, please speak to a member of staff or your parents at an early opportunity. Alternatively, please visit the MIND website. 

Don't leave your revision to the last minute, you will give yourself the best opportunity to do your best if you are well prepared and well rested.

Good luck with your exams!

Revision Tips

The following documents contain some useful revision tips:  

A parent's Guide to supporting students through GCSEs

Exam Equipment

Useful equipment includes: 

  • Clear pencil case
  • Pens (black ink preferred)
  • Pencils
  • Pencil Sharpener
  • Rubber
  • Ruler
  • Highlighter pen
  • Bottle of water
  • Calculator (except for non calculator exams)
  • Specific subject equipment (speak to your subject teacher to see what is allowed for each exam). 

Examination Rules

It is important for all candidates to read and fully understand the following documents in the table at the bottom of the page.

Examination Boards

Please find links to the exam boards that we use. All examination boards publish both syllabuses and past examinations papers. If you have any exam queries please do not hesitate to contact our Curriculum Administrator and Exams Officer: Mrs Edwards,maureen.edwards@jfan.org.uk.

AQA

Stag Hill House,Guildford, Surrey GU2 5XJ

Tel: 01483 506506  

http://web.aqa.org.uk/

Edexcel

Stewart House, 32 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DN

Tel: 0870 241 6112   

http://www.edexcel.com/Pages/Home.aspx

OCR

1 Hills Road, Cambridge CB1 2EU

Tel: 01223 552552   

http://www.ocr.org.uk/

Cambridge International Examinations

1 Hills Rd, Cambridge CB1 2EU

Tel: 01223 553554

http://www.cie.org.uk/

 

WJEC

245 Western Avenue, Cardiff, CF5 2YX

Tel: 029 2026 5000

http://www.wjec.co.uk/

 

 

Name Date  
Academic Mentoring Rationale Spring 2020 30th Jan 2020 Download
Appendix 5 to go with sanctions and penalties 17th Oct 2019 Download
Core Interventions 30th Jan 2020 Download
Exam Info Booklet 2019-2020 17th Oct 2019 Download
Exam Stress - Y11 session 30th Jan 2020 Download
Information for Candidates Coursework Assessments 2020-2021 03rd Nov 2020 Download
Information for Candidates Non Examined Assessments 2020-2021 03rd Nov 2020 Download
Information for Candidates on-screen tests 2020-2021 03rd Nov 2020 Download
Information for Candidates Privacy notice 2020-2021 03rd Nov 2020 Download
Information for Candidates Social Media 2020-2021 03rd Nov 2020 Download
Information for Candidates Written Exams 2020-2021 03rd Nov 2020 Download
Maintaining Momentum 30th Jan 2020 Download
No unauthorised items poster 2020-2021 03rd Nov 2020 Download
Recommended Revision Guide AQA and Pearson 2021 03rd Nov 2020 Download
Recommended Revision Guide OCR and WJEC 2021 03rd Nov 2020 Download
Sanctions & Penalties 2020-2021 17th Oct 2019 Download
Use of calculators in exams 2020/21 17th Oct 2019 Download
Warning to Candidates 2020-2021 03rd Nov 2020 Download